Castaways starting with a catch

  With summer starting, the flyfishing club Castaways had their first outdoor event of the year. On April 22, Castaways went up to Bear Creek and planted trees to stop erosion from taking over the river. They also caught fish to record for the park rangers.   Keegan Chambers, freshman, said, “We started off by…

Everything you need to know about Prom 2017

  HR’s Prom 2017 theme is ‘To the Moon and Back’. The space-themed dance will be on April 21 from 8:00 to 11:30 p.m. at Wedgewood at Ken Caryl. Immediately after the dance at Wedgewood, the After-Prom will be held back at HR from 12-3:00 a.m.   There are currently donations being made on the…

April 2017 testing schedule

  As the end of the year approaches, testing begins. Starting on April 10th, freshmen, sophomores, and juniors will be taking standardized tests at HR. According to procon.org, 93% of studies on student testing, including the use of large-scale and high-stakes standardized tests, found a positive effect on student achievement. Here is a breakdown of…

Student trainers tape their way to the win

  On February 27, a student athletic training competition was held on home turf, here at HRHS. Three HR seniors, Zoe Zalesak, Payton Walters, and Chasmine Malabanan, competed with other students from across the district to test their sports medicine knowledge and skills. These three seniors competed in this competition last year, as juniors, and…

HR students take on D.C.

  On January 20th, 2017, Donald Trump was sworn into office at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C. A monumental day for the United States. For many, this date was the end of all the crazy political business that the country has been dealing with for the past two years.   Last fall, students involved…

The beginning of Broken Arrow

At HR, Josh Chadwick, security specialist,has started Broken Arrow, a non-profit organization to help veterans. “At first, my sister wanted to just do PTSD help, but I wanted to focus on more. I wanted to focus on every problem a vet could have,” Chadwick said.   According to the Broken Arrow website, Jessica Crisp, CEO…